Public Relations Manager

Location Chicago, IL (Hybrid)
Starts Once Identified ideally before July 10th
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $95K Depending on Experience
Our food technology association client, that prides itself on connecting global food system communities to promote and advance the science of food and its application while promoting environmental sustainability is looking for a Public Relations Manager to join their team.

This role is Remote through July, then ideally Hybrid 1-2 days in the clients downtown Chicago office, easily accessible by public transportation.

This is an exciting role for a Public Relations Manager who thrives on building strong media relationships, creating persuasive stories surrounding current marketing initiatives to be picked up by newspapers, television interviews,
social influencer campaigns, and encouraging national publication write ups and interviews.

Requirements of the Public Relations Manager:
- 3+ years of experience developing and managing successful public relations programs and pitching story ideas to media outlets
-Background in media relations (major plus if in food, science and/or health/wellness industries)
-Ability to dissect and communicate technical content
-Effectively manage agency relationships

Responsibilities of the Public Relations Manager:
-Developing and supporting PR strategy and objectives
-Leading media relations and relevant marketing support
-Serving as main point of contact for all media coverage
-Managing media inquiries, interviews, and pitching
-Creating press releases, briefing materials, talking points
-Managing external agency partners
-Acting as an in-house expert for the brand messaging
-Detecting public relations issues
-Crafting appropriate responses & crisis management
-Identifying media channels & social influencer audiences
-Conducting media trainings


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